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Head of Casualty Claims

  • Location:

    Chicago

  • Sector:

    Underwriting & Claims

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    US$250000 - US$280000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Emma Paterson

  • Contact email:

    Emma.Paterson@oliverjames.com

  • Job ref:

    JOB-012024-235129_1705435519

  • Published:

    ungefähr 2 Monate her

  • Expiry date:

    2024-02-15

We are working with a global P&C insurance carrier who are looking for a brand new Head of Casualty Claims to have oversight of the entire department.


Key Responsibilities:



  • Developing and implementing strategic plans for the Casualty Claims department
  • Overseeing the operational performance and profitability of the department
  • Leading and mentoring a team of claims professionals
  • Building and maintaining strong relationships with key stakeholders and clients
  • Ensuring compliance with regulatory standards and company policies
  • Managing the resolution of complex and high-value claims
  • Claims Transformation

Key Skills:

  • Strong technical expertise in General Liability, Construction, NYLL, Product Liability, Public Liability, Excess / Surplus Liability, and Umbrella Policy
  • Proven leadership and management abilities (having had oversight of over 50+ people previously)
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills
  • Ability to analyze complex situations and make informed decisions
  • Strong problem-solving and conflict resolution abilities
  • High level of integrity and ethical behavior

This role is on a hybrid basis (3 days in office, 2 days remote) out of NYC, NJ, Chicago or ATL. You will report directly into the Chief Claims Officer and the salary range is $250-280K + Bonus & LTI.



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